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Prelude to Space by Arthur C. Clarke - 1st Edition - 1953 - from Hyraxia and

Prelude to Space

by Arthur C. Clarke

Condition: Very Good /Good

UK: Sidgwick & Jackson. London, Sidgwick & Jackson, 1953. Hardback first edition and first impression. A very good book in a good-only jacket. Owner's name to front endpaper, some offsetting from the flaps. Jacket has a number of short tears, some creasing and rubbing and a couple of short tips, particularly to the corners. Some foxing to the fore-edge. . Very Good. Hardback. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. 1953.

  • Bookseller: Hyraxia GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 5090
  • Title: Prelude to Space
  • Author: Arthur C. Clarke
  • Format/binding:Hardback
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Sidgwick & Jackson
  • Place: UK
  • Date published: 1953


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